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Glasgow law firms Kerr Barrie and Mitchells Roberton merge

Pictured (L-R): Martin McLellan and Donald Reid Glasgow-based Mitchells Roberton, which can t ...

Published 1 November 2017

Top speakers at Tayside, Central and Fife shrieval conference

Professor Sue Black Sheriffs from across Tayside, Central Scotland and Fife attended a shrieval con ...

Published 30 October 2017

Scottish government presses for devolution of employment law

Keith Brown Trade unions and the Scottish government should work together to press the UK governmen ...

Published 30 October 2017

Judgment in Brown v Parole Board for Scotland due next week

Brown (Appellant) v The Parole Board for Scotland, The Scottish Ministers and another (Respondents) ...

Published 26 October 2017

Max Hill QC: No need for new terror laws or increased sentences for 'modest offences'

Max Hill QC The UK's independent reviewer of terrorism legislation, Max Hill QC, has spoken out ag ...

Published 25 October 2017

Landmark ruling 'gives hope' to Scottish victims of abuse in foster care

Kim Leslie A landmark Supreme Court ruling has given hope to victims after a local authority was he ...

Published 19 October 2017

Inverness solicitor pens second Highland Noir crime novel

The second Highland Noir novel from Inverness solicitor Helen Forbes will be released on Thursday. ...

Published 17 October 2017

Blog: Marking your territory

Robin Dunlop Robin Dunlop highlights the importance of having clear boundary features. Volunt ...

Published 10 October 2017

Former police officer sentenced for stalking

A 26-year-old who carried out a campaign of harassment against a man and his wife has been sentenced ...

Published 6 October 2017

Six-figure confiscation order for police inspector

A police inspector who was jailed for fraud has been told he will have to repay more than £100 thou ...

Published 28 September 2017

Solicitor pleads guilty to embezzling £270,000 from aunt

Photo credit: Google Street View A solicitor who embezzled almost £270,000 from his aunt after she ...

Published 27 September 2017

Lawyers of Tomorrow – Tristan Johnston

I am a proactive and engaging person who is currently interning with FieldFisher LLP in Shanghai. I ...

Published 20 September 2017

New recruits take Harper Macleod's Inverness' office to the next level

Elizabeth Wilson (left) and Angela Gray Harper Macleod has hit a landmark figure of having 2 ...

Published 15 September 2017

Senior appointments at Millar & Bryce

Katie McKenna (left) and Sandra Genese Millar & Bryce has strengthened its team with two ...

Published 12 September 2017

Three new trainees at Lindsays

Pictured (L-R): Calum Stewart, Emma McGinley and Claire Brown As part of the firm’s commitme ...

Published 6 September 2017